what is the queen

A period of national mourning was declared after Queen died at Balmoral Castle, at the age of 96.

Her eldest son Charles inherited the throne immediately, and was formally proclaimed king two days later.

Thousands of people queued up to see the Queen’s coffin lying in state in Westminster Hall in the Houses of Parliament in the days leading up to her funeral.

Her funeral service at Westminster Abbey was attended by 2,000 people, including leaders and dignitaries from around the world.

A period of national mourning was declared after Queen died at Balmoral Castle, at the age of 96.

Her eldest son Charles inherited the throne immediately, and was formally proclaimed king two days later.

Thousands of people queued up to see the Queen’s coffin lying in state in Westminster Hall in the Houses of Parliament in the days leading up to her funeral.

Her funeral service at Westminster Abbey was attended by 2,000 people, including leaders and dignitaries from around the world.

Thousands of people then lined the streets as her coffin was transported to Windsor Castle where a committal service was held. She was buried later, alongside her late husband the Duke of Edinb

Thousands of people then lined the streets as her coffin was transported to Windsor Castle where a committal service was held. She was buried later, alongside her late husband the Duke of Edinburgh.